According to Thomson Reuters Foundation, Carrefour and Brazilian supermarket chain Grupo Pão de Açucar (GPA) have suspended the purchase of meat from Brazilian firms involved in sl... Read more
US corporation Tyson Foods has acquired a 40% stake in Brazilian poultry producer and exporter, Grupo Vibra for an undisclosed sum. Read more
Nestlé Brasil and Laticínio Bela Vista, owner of the Piracanjuba brand, have signed a deal for the production and distribution of UHT milk in Brazil. Read more
Brazilian beef producer Marfrig has reached an agreement with ADM for the production and sale of plant-based protein products in Brazil. Read more
McCain Foods has announced plans to invest around $100m to construct its first French fry factory in Brazil, which is due to open in 2021. Read more
Lactalis do Brasil, a subsidiary of Groupe Lactalis, has announced the closing of its acquisition of Brazilian dairy company Itambé. Read more
Emmi has increased its stake in Brazilian dairy producer Laticínios Porto Alegre from 40% to 70% in a move to strengthen its presence in Latin America. Read more
Brazil’s BRF and Marfrig have entered into talks to merge their companies and potentially create one of the world’s largest meat producers. Read more
McCain Foods has acquired a 70% stake in Sérya, a Brazilian food company that operates in the pre-formed potato market. Read more
Mexican dairy company Grupo Lala has recorded 3.9% growth in reported net sales, as it continues to realise its strategy for premiumisation. Read more
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